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Joseph Stalin

Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin was a Georgian revolutionary and Soviet politician who ruled the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953. During his years in power, he served as both the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union and Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Union. Despite initially governing the country as part of a collective leadership, he ultimately consolidated power to become the Soviet Union's de... Read More

BornIoseb Besarionis dze Jughashvili
18 December [O.S. 6] 1878
Gori, Tiflis Governorate, Caucasus Viceroyalty, Russian Empire (present-day Georgia)
Died5 March 1953 (aged 74)
Kuntsevo Dacha, Kuntsevo, Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
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